Billie Holiday
Cause Of Death
Cirrhosis
Age
Dec. at 44 (1915-1959)
Credits (Film)
Lady Sings the Blues
Panic in the Streets
The Emperor Jones
New Orleans
Strange Fruit
Films Written
Lady Sings the Blues
Category
Band/Musician
Works Written
God bless the child
Lady Sings the Blues the 50th Anniversary Edition
Lady Sings the Blues
Credits
Schindler's List
Se7en
The Thing
The Green Mile
Birthdate
1915-04-07
Birthplace
Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
United States of America
Films Acted In
The Emperor Jones
New Orleans
Strange Fruit
Nationality
United States of America
Subjects
Racism
Career Began
Harlem
New York City
New York
United States of America
Parents
Clarence Holiday
Genres
Torch song
Ballad
Swing music
Traditional pop music
Vocal jazz
Jazz blues
Jazz
Blues
Labels
Aladdin Records
Decca Records
Commodore Records
Verve Music Group
Brunswick Records
Bluebird Records
Vocalion Records
Okeh Records
MGM Records
Columbia
Capitol Records
Albums
Lady in Satin
Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday at Newport
The Best of Billie Holiday
Billie Holiday Sings
Lady Sings the Blues
Giants of Jazz
Billie Holliday With Lester Young: Lady Day & Prez 1937-1941
All or Nothing at All
Lady Day: The Very Best of Billie Holiday
Me Myself and I
1935-1942
Vol. 2 "Long Gone Blues"
The Commodore Master Takes
Jumpin' for Joy
Vocal Jazz
Solitude: Billie Holiday Story
Vol. 2
My Man (1935-1937)
Stay with Me
Strange Fruit
Icon
At Monterey 1958
Velvet Mood
Body and Soul
Billie Holiday Sings
Songs for Distingué Lovers
Complete Billie Holiday Lester Young 1937-1946
Legends
Jazz
My Greatest Songs
Lady Day & Pres 1937-1941
There Is No Greater Love / Solitude
Complete Recordings
The Complete 1933-1944 Studio Recordings Master Takes
Volume 3: 1937-1938
The Man I Love
Billie's Blues
This Is Heaven / God Bless the Child
The Gold Collection
Volume 2: 1936-1937
The Complete Billie Holiday
Retrospective
An Evening with Billie Holiday
Music for Torching
Fine and Mellow
An Introduction to Billie Holiday: Her Best Recordings 1935-1942
The Lady Sings
The Complete Billie Holiday on Verve 1945-1959
The Great American Songbook
God Bless the Blues
The Legacy 1933-1958
Lady Sings the Blues
A Lady Sings The Blues
The Great Billie Holiday
Billie Holiday Sings Standards
The Complete Decca Recordings
Gold Collection
Easy to Love
The Definitive Collection 1939-1948
The Essential Billie Holiday: Carnegie Hall Concert Recorded Live
Jazz Greats
Volume 1: Billie Holiday: All of Me
Love Songs
Last Recordings
The Classic Decade: 1935-1945
Remixed & Reimagined
American Songbook
The Billie Holiday Story
The Ultimate Collection
Cocktail Hour
The Man I Love
The Rough Guide to Jazz and Blues Legends: Billie Holiday
That Ole Devil Called Love
Jazz at the Philharmonic
A Portrait of an Artist Through Her Quintessential Recordings
Golden Classics
Greatest Hits
The Cream of Billie Holiday
Don't Explain
Collection
In the Dark
Ken Burns Jazz: Definitive Billie Holiday
Volume 4: 1937
Portrait
The Very Best of Billie Holiday
Storyville Masters of Jazz
The Chronological Classics: Billie Holiday 1944
Golden Greats
The Lady Sings
The Essence of Billie Holiday
Miss Brown to You
Billie's Best
Digitally Remastered
Carnegie Hall Concert
Priceless Jazz Collection
The Finest
Summertime - The Best of Billie Holiday
Viva! Jazz Diva!
The Masters
The Quintessential Billie Holiday
Volume 6: 1938
Midnite Jazz & Blues: Easy to Love
Verve Jazz Masters 47: Billie Holiday Sings Standards
The Essential Billie Holiday
Memories of Lady Day
Vol. 4 "You're My Thrill" Original 1944-1949 Recordings
The Chronological Classics: Billie Holiday 1952
Verve Jazz Masters 12
God Bless the Child
Mitos do jazz
Volume 16: Billie Holiday
The Classic Jazz Collection: God Bless The Child
The Essential Hits
The Collection
I Wish I Had You
Lady Sings the Blues
Billie's Blues
Love Me or Leave Me
Day In
Day Out
A Fine Romance 1
From the Original Decca Masters
Midnite Jazz & Blues: Lady Day
Music for Torching
The Billie Holiday Songbook
Anthology (disc 1)
Strange Fruit
Part 1
Billy's Blues
16 Most Requested Songs
Compact Jazz: Billie Holiday
With Tony Scott and His Orchestra
The Man I Love: 1937-1939
The Essential Recordings
Fine and Mellow
Loveless Love
The Complete 1951 Storyville Club Sessions
Forever Gold
More Priceless Jazz
All of Me
Love Songs 2
Storyville Masters of Jazz
Volume 3: Billie Holiday
The Immortal Lady Day
Volume 1
A Musical Romance
Ultimate Billie Holiday
Night & Day
Verve Silver Collection
A Fine Romance
Blue Moon
The Lady Sings the Blues
Midnite Jazz & Blues: Angel of Harlem
Guilty
The Essential Billie Holiday: Songs of Lost Love
Billie's Love Songs
Always
Lady Day
The Voice of Jazz
I Loves You Porgy
Holiday for Lovers
Very Best of Billie Holiday
20 Golden Greats
Gold
If You Were Mine
Eresco Jazz Session
Midnite Jazz & Blues: The Voice of Jazz
Billie Holiday Live
Billie Holiday at Storyville
Ultimate Legends
Blue Billie
Fine & Mellow
Easy Living 1935-1939
This Is Jazz 15
Strange Fruit
The Legend of Billie Holliday
God Bless the Child
Billie's Lovesongs
28 Great Jazz Songs (disc 2)
The Diva Series
A Multimedia Record
Time on My Hands
Lover Come Back to Me
Me
Myself and I / Without Your Love
Coleção Folha grandes vozes
Volume 15: Billie Holiday
Billie's Blues - Best of Billie Holiday
Jazz Masters
100 ans de Jazz: Billie Holiday
The Legendary Billie Holiday
Classic American Music 3/12
V-Disc: A Musical Contribution by America's Best for Our Armed Forces Overseas
Feel the Blues
Legendary Unissued & Rare Masters (1952-58)
Timeless Treasures (disc 105)
Cheek to Cheek
Fantastic
Swing Brother Swing (Collectables)
Golden Legends
Tell Me More
Giants of Jazz
1953-56 Radio and TV Broadcasts
Stormy Weather
The Great Billie Holiday
Coleção Folha clássicos do jazz
Volume 12
Spotlight on Billie Holiday
I Giganti Jazz & Pop
Summer of '49
ICON: Love Songs
Nothing But the Truth
Good Morning Heartache
Singin' Her Greatest Songs
As Time Goes By
You're My Thrill / Crazy He Calls Me
Summertime: Platinum Collection 2
God Bless The Child
1949-1952 Radio and TV Broadcasts
Love for Sale
Just Jazz: The Original Authentic Recordings
Billie Holiday Jazz Portraits
God Bless the Child: The Millenium Versions
20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Billie Holiday
Broadcast Performances
Volume 3
God Bless the Child: The Very Best of Billie Holiday
Lady's Decca Days
Volume Two
Live at the Carnegie Hall
Lover Man - The World of Billie Holiday
Billie Holiday With Teddy Wilson & His Orchestra
Golden Hits
Billie Holiday
Jazz Ladies: Billie's Blues (disc 1)
The Lady Sings
Billie Holiday at JATP
God Bless the Child
Long Gone Blues / Am I Blue?
Lady Sings the Blues
Lover Man
Fine and Mellow / Strange Fruit
That Old Devil Called Love Again
The Man I Love / Night and Day
Billie Holiday
Lady in Autumn: The Best of the Verve Years
Lover Man (Oh
Where Can You Be?)
The Complete Verve Studio Master Takes
Stormy Blues
Lover Man (Oh
Where Can You Be?) / That Ole Devil Called Love
That Ole Devil Called Love
As Time Goes By / Embraceable You
Lover Man
A Collection Of Classic Jazz Interpretations By Billie Holiday
The Quintessential Billie Holiday
Volume 4: 1937
Greatest Hits
Volume 2
The Billie Holiday Collection
First Issue: The Great American Song Book
Billie's Blues
The Quintessential Billie Holiday
Volume 2
Anthology 1944-1959
Lady Day: The Master Takes and Singles
The Collection: Billie Holiday
The Chronological Classics: Billie Holiday 1940-1942
Timeless Classics
Don't Explain
A Profile of Billie Holiday
Recital By Billie Holiday
Sound of Jazz
The Quintessential Billie Holiday
Volume 9: 1940-1942
BD Jazz Series: Frank Sinatra (disc 1)
Good Morning Heartache
This Is Gold: Billie Holiday
The Complete Commodore Recordings
1952-1955
Billie Holiday Volume One
Our Love Is Different
Billie's Blues / Summertime
Billie Holliday and Her Orchestra
Favorites
Volume 6: 1938
Now or Never
A Hot Jazz Classic Set
Vol.1
Feeling Swing
I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm / One Never Knows Does One
Tenderly
Billie's Blues
Volume 1: 1933-1936
The Great Jazz Vocalists (disc 1)
I'll Look Around / Baby I Don't Cry Over You
Strange Fruit
Billie's Blues
Greatest Hits
Holiday Romance
You Go to My Head
The Essential Collection
Billie Holiday (LP)
The Blues Are Brewin`
An Evening With Eddie Heywood and Billie Holiday
Masters of Jazz
Lady Day: The Best of Billie Holiday
Singin' the Blues
Billie Holiday Volume One
Vintage Vaults Volume 3
All of Me
The Collection
The Chronological Classics: Billie Holiday 1949-1951
As Time Goes By
Billie Holiday's Greatest Hits
Greatest Hits
Jazz Masters
100 Anos De Swing
The Quintessential Billie Holiday
Volume 5: 1937-1938
All of Me
Billie Holiday Volume Three
Jazz & Blues Collection
Volume 14
The Billie Holiday Story
The Quintessential Billie Holiday
Volume 7: 1938-1939
Billie Holiday – Teddy Wilson: A Hot Jazz Classic Set
Essentials
All of Me (disc 2)
A Portrait of Billie Holiday
Summertime: Platinum Collection 1
Lady's Decca Days
Volume One
Billie's Blues
Willow Weep For Me
Lady Sings the Blues: Original Sessions 1937-1947
Hall Of Fame Series
At Monterey
Best of Billie Holiday: 1935-1948
Fine & Mellow: Original Recordings
Volume 2: 1936-1941
Billie Holiday Volume Two
American Legends
Billie Holiday
Volume II
The Quintessential Billie Holiday
Volume 8: 1939-1940
The Very Best
Billie's Blues
Jazz Ballads 12: Billie Holiday
Lady Sings the Blues
A Rare Live Recording Of Billie Holiday
Billie Holiday And Teddy Wilson
The Quintessential Billie Holiday
Volume 1: 1933-1935
The Essential Billie Holiday
Fine and Mellow
Billie's Blues
A Little Moonlight
Complete Edition
Volume 3: 1934-1937
Blue Moon
Ella
Lena and Billie
Volume 5: 1937-1938
Holiday Blues
Seven Ages of Jazz
That Old Devil Called Love
The Incomparable
Volume 4
The Essential Billie Holiday
You Better Go Now / No More
The Quintessential Billie Holiday
Volume 3: 1936-1937
The Best of Billie Holiday
I'm in a Low-Down Groove / Gloomy Sunday
The Voice of Jazz: The Complete Recordings 1933-1940
Happy Billie
Fancy Free
Her Finest Studio Recordings
Distinctive Song Stylings
The Masters
Tenderly
Billie Holiday Volume Two
Jazz & Blues
The Essence of Billie Holiday
Greatest Hits
Volume 1
Billie Holiday
Ballads
Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra Featuring Billie Holiday
Everything Happens for the Best
Billie Holiday and Teddy Wilson Orchestras
Solitude
A Midsummer Night's Jazz at Stratford '57
Playlist: The Very Best of Billie Holiday
Trav’lin’ Light
Trav’lin’ All Alone
The Complete Masters 1933–1959
Strange Fruit: 1937-1939
Billie Holiday - Music for Torching
Height
5'4"
Profession
Songwriter
Musician
Actor
Composer
Singer
Nominated For
Grammy Award for Best Vocal Performance
Female
Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals

Billie Holiday

Eleanora Fagan (April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959), better known as Billie Holiday, was an American jazz singer with a career spanning nearly thirty years. Nicknamed "Lady Day" by her friend and music partner Lester Young, Holiday had a seminal influence on jazz music and pop singing. Her vocal style, strongly inspired by jazz instrumentalists, pioneered a new way of manipulating phrasing and tempo. She was known for her vocal delivery and improvisational skills.After a turbulent ... more on Wikipedia

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